The lush grapevines and budding fruit of Long Island’s vineyards serve as some of the most beautiful backdrops for New York weddings, according to a blogger featured on marthastewartweddings.com.
Four of the six locations mentioned as the best winery wedding spots are on the East End, according to the list published on the style queen’s wedding magazine website.
Wineries like the lovely Wölffer Estate Vineyard in Sagaponack were singled out in the roundup for its elegant and sophisticated grounds.
“The opportunities are endless when it comes to this 55-acre estate,” wrote Jess Levin, CEO and founder of Carrats and Cake, a wedding planning website. “Just a few miles from the Hamptons’ most celebrated beaches, the never-ending rows of lavish vines provide the picturesque backdrop for a once-in-a-lifetime event.”
Raphael, with a venue so pretty it will make you want to have a wedding even if you’re already married, and Bedell Cellars, one of the most beautiful venues on the North Fork, made the cut as did the lovely Martha Clara Vineyards.